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Free Film Screening of "Gold Diggers of 1935"
(released 3/8/2006)

A free film screening of the 1935 classic Gold Diggers of 1935 takes place Tuesday, March 14 at 7:00 p.m., at the Art Deco Museum – 1001 Ocean Drive. The free film screening, presented by The Miami Design Preservation League, is open to the public. RSVPs are recommended by calling 305-674-1736.

The film, which originally debuted in theaters in 1935, stars Dick Powell, Adolphe Menjou, and Busby Berkely, and is a romantic musical about the production of a charity show at a hotel. The choreography of the film was renowned for its period, and won several awards for its musical elements as well as its elaborate set designs.

Gold Diggers of 1935 was directed by Mervyn LeRoy and Busby Berkeley present a story of a rich aspiring songwriter’s troublesome quest to aid unemployed Broadway showgirls—complete with a top-notch cast and spectacular musical numbers. The film is rated G according to present-day Motion Picture Association ratings.

The free screening of Gold Diggers of 1935 is part of a series of free lectures, films and exhibits presented by the Miami Design Preservation League throughout the year.

For a complete calendar of events, visit the Miami Design Preservation League at, or call 305-672-2014 for more information.

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